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ANR Report for July - August 1998

Here are the main stories in this issue:

  • UC Riverside broke ground July 2 for a state-of-the-art insectary and quarantine facility. Research at the facility will focus on biological control and other alternative pest management strategies.
  • The DANR Transition Team is nearing completion of its charge to establish a new mission-based organizational structure and expects to release a “blueprint” on Sept. 24.
  • The director of the statewide Agricultural Personnel Management Program has left that post to devote full time to his research and extension work.
  • The Slosson Endowment Fund has awarded nearly $200,000 to support 18 research and extension projects in ornamental horticulture.

Also in this issue:

  • UC issues rate increases, other changes in entertainment policy
  • Reminder on travel reimbursements
  • DANR Incentive Awards recipients honored
  • Professional Society Meeting Reimbursements Coming up
PDF File    July - August 1998 Issue